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Old 02-04-2009, 02:56 PM   #11 (permalink)
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PS - I don't mean to come off sounding unhelpful. I agonized about doing the 3.52 final drive swap before I just dove in and did it. So I can identify with your concerns.

But to put it in perspective: Even after going to the tallest final drive, I would install an even taller 5th gear if I could.

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